We take pride in making a positive contribution to society and actively participating in the development of housing, and infrastructure.

About Us

Civil Surveys & Design Pty Ltd (CSD) have established an enviable reputation as a highly effective and professional survey practice.

Formed in 1993, the firm offers considerable experience in all aspects of surveying.
The company provides clients with both outstanding technical skills and practical service.

CSD is backed by a strong, multi-skilled team, consisting of Licensed Surveyors, Engineering Surveyors, Cadastral and Engineering Drafters, plus administration and financial office staff.

CSD prides itself on using the latest technology to deliver the best possible outcome consistently and efficiently on time.


Why We Exist

To make a positive contribution to society and actively participate in the development of housing, and infrastructure to create better futures for people and businesses alike.

We are proud to support people and families with employment opportunities in all the work we are involved in. We take pride in laying the foundations for work to begin and we honestly get a kick out of seeing the end result.

Qualified Staff


30+ Years Experience

Satisfied Customers

Environmental Integrity

Work Health & Safety

Who We Help

Companies in construction
Civil contractors
Building contractors
Vineyards / Grape growers
Department of road transport and infrastructure
Boundary identification

Company Experience

Cadastral Surveys
Engineering Surveys
Drainage Projects
Civil Construct / Building Projects
Mining Projects

Our Process

  • Initial Discussion

    What our client wants and needs

  • Investigation

    review planning regulations, and consult key stakeholders to support the development

  • Review

    Provide an opinion and agree on the next steps

  • Scope of work

    Provide appropriate advice and plan

  • Discuss costs

    Ours, statutory fees, fees of others

  • Sign-off

    Agree on the next steps

  • Commence project

    Legally define dimensions and boundaries

  • Project management

    Attend to statutory requirements, report directly on progress and discuss issues that may need attention.

Environmental Policy

Civil Surveys and Design Pty Ltd has a strong commitment to maintaining the integrity...

Work Health & Safety, Risk Management

Fundamental to our Work Health policy is the belief that a worker’s physical health...

Company policy and Joint Quality

Work with all our clients in an ethical and legal manner with written contract agreements...


Civil Surveys and Design Pty Ltd currently hold the following insurance cover...

Our Key Personnel

John Henley

Managing Director & Licensed surveyor

Adam Wood

Regional Manager & Licensed surveyor Barossa District

Bruce Barnes

Senior Licensed Surveyor

Don’t keep us a secret

Our business has grown through recommendations by other professionals who want their colleagues to benefit from quality surveying, also by our own clients, who want the same for their friends, family, and colleagues. So, if you know of anyone who could also benefit from our services, please feel free to tell them about us, please don’t keep us a secret.